Stars praise Robbie’s ‘incredible’ performance in new psychological thriller
Jacob Elordi and Emerald Fennell have nothing but praise for their co-star Margot Robbie in their new psychological thriller, ‘Saltburn’.
Speaking to press at the film’s Los Angeles premiere, Elordi described Robbie as an “incredible” actress who “brings something truly special to every role she plays.”
Fennell, who also directs ‘Saltburn’, echoed Elordi’s sentiments, adding that Robbie was a “dream to work with” and that she “elevates every scene she’s in.”
‘Saltburn’ follows the story of a young woman who is haunted by a dark secret from her past. Robbie stars as the lead character, with Elordi playing her love interest.
The film has been praised for its suspenseful plot and its performances, with particular attention being paid to Robbie’s portrayal of the troubled protagonist.
In addition to Elordi and Fennell, ‘Saltburn’ also stars Thekla Reuten, Rory Kinnear, and Richard Ayoade.
The film is set to be released in theaters on November 18, 2023.
What the critics are saying
The critics have been largely positive in their reviews of ‘Saltburn’, with many praising Robbie’s performance and the film’s suspenseful plot.
Variety critic Peter Debruge wrote that the film is a “stylish and suspenseful psychological thriller that is anchored by a tour-de-force performance from Margot Robbie.”
The Hollywood Reporter critic Todd McCarthy called the film a “gripping and well-crafted psychological thriller that is sure to keep audiences on the edge of their seats.”
Box office expectations
‘Saltburn’ is expected to do well at the box office, thanks to its star power and its positive reviews.
The film is tracking to open with a strong $15 million at the box office, and it could end up grossing over $100 million worldwide.
‘Saltburn’ is a psychological thriller that is sure to keep audiences on the edge of their seats. With its strong performances and suspenseful plot, the film is sure to be a hit at the box office.
About the film
‘Saltburn’ is a psychological thriller film directed by Emerald Fennell and written by Fennell and Jojo Moyes. The film stars Margot Robbie, Jacob Elordi, Thekla Reuten, Rory Kinnear, and Richard Ayoade.
The film follows the story of a young woman who is haunted by a dark secret from her past. When she returns to her hometown, she must confront her past and the demons that have been haunting her.